April 11, 2012

Trevor Stanley

Constructionman Trevor J. Stanley, age 22, of Virginia Beach, Virginia., died on April 7, 2012, while deployed to Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti. (Africa). 

His death was not related to combat and is under investigation. 

Trevor, a Seabee, was assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3, homeported in Port Hueneme, California. 

Trevor Stanley joined the Navy in April of 2009 and reported in November of 2011 to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 at Naval Base Ventura County, Port Hueneme. He went to Djibouti in February for a six-month tour of duty as his first overseas assignment. His battalion is conducting humanitarian and civil affairs operations across the Horn of Africa and doing maintenance work at Camp Lemonnier. 

Trevor was a constructionman, an enlisted rank equivalent to a private first class in the Army.

Angels of God, pray for
During his Navy career, he received the National Defense Service Medal and the Pistol Marksmanship Medal.

Family members stated that Trevor loved serving in the military and helping people around the world. They also stated that his spirit was uplifting and that his smile could light up a room. 

Military officials stated that they were deeply saddened by the loss of one of their shipmates.

Trevor is survived by many loving friends and relatives, including his mother, Brouquet Hill; his father, Simon Stanley; sisters Jiana, Janai and Jenelle; brother, Mykah; and step-father, William Hill. 

Let us pray to God the Father, Jesus, all of the saints and all of the angels that Trevor Stanley is in heaven. Let us pray that he is at peace and is with God. Amen.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

you will be greatly missed Trevor you were a wonderful person and a very brave man thank you for fighting for us all rest in peace I will see you again some day. :( love always, Tamara-Marie Ruiz